NEW MEMBER INFORMATION
The LGBA Helps You Build Relationships and Gain Exposure.
Our Association is a membership organization of influencers whose actions contribute to the responsible and orderly economic growth for businesses in La Grange . We lead economic development by enhancing the business climate, helping to attract and establish new businesses and fostering a healthy and inclusive business environment.
Join the LGBA today and begin receiving your valuable member benefits immediately:
• Networking Opportunities – Frequent membership communications and flexible informational networking opportunities. Attend our LGBA Member Meetings the second Thursday of each month. Network with over 200 local business owners and enjoy an entertaining and informative program.
• Find new business opportunities – We offer diverse business types and opportunities. Serve on one or more of our Special Events Committees, be a Block Captain, or participate as a Board Member.
• Educational Speakers – Participate in high-quality educational seminars that provide valuable information on a wide variety of business topics. All of your employees are welcome to attend!
• Listing on our comprehensive online Member Directory (www.lgba.com) and include a hyperlink to your business website, Facebook or e-mail account. You can maintain your own business profile, post events, and post to Member Forums.
• Include your retail business in our LGBA gift certificate program (optional). Take advantage of our marketing program that encourages residents to Shop Small and Shop Local.
• Free promotional advertising in our e-newsletter – Post news about your organization and achievements in our member newsletter sent to local business owners, social service organizations and the community-at-large.
• Discounted membership to area Chamber of Commerce – The West Suburban Chamber of Commerce and Industry offers a $25 discount for any business that joins both the LGBA and the Chamber.
• Themed promotions and events - From a Summer Sidewalk Art Exhibit to the West End Art Festival, to Hometown Holidays, the LGBA coordinates several special events and promotions designed to stimulate business and gain exposure for the retailers, restaurants and services of La Grange.
• Legislative affairs - The LGBA is your local and state business advocate.
Below is our membership application link for 2012.